Stroom is looking for a Logistics Coordinator, Belgium
Established in 2011, our client (part of a Korean multinational) is one of the fastest growing logistics service providers in the world and specializes in innovative logistics services by developing and applying optimized solutions and providing SCM consultancy to customers based on their own platform. The company is active worldwide in 40 countries employing more than 4.500 logistics experts.
PURPOSE OF THE JOB
Execute daily transport related operations for one of the key customers. Responsible for monitoring inbound operations, customer service and act as resolute problem solver. Be the first and main contact for the customer, carrier and warehouse colleagues for day to day operations. Next to the daily operational tasks you are the main contact person to guide operational changes based upon your tactical insight and knowledge.
The Cost Control Manager is part of the Settlement team located in Delft. The team is a mix of data analysts, cost controllers and business management functions.
Manage/monitor all in-transit incoming shipments (shipped from factories in Origin)
Daily reporting summarizing actual status of new arriving containers
Make sure containers planned for unloading in WH ASAP after port arrival in consultation with carriers/warehouse personal.
Tackle to be foreseen issues in advance (f.e. arising demurrage/detention costs, inbound peak volumes, etc)
Initiate operational meetings with stakeholders required for certain circumstances.
Take corrective actions towards carriers in case when agreed performance isn’t met
Arrange/prepare month end volume peaks with all stakeholders involved
Analyze logistical bottlenecks and opportunities
Translate logistical issues/problems into workable solutions
Pro-actively act/inform customers on inbound progress
Back-up/assist in supporting other disciplines in transportation team
Involvement in projects
Administratively process operational data in operating system
For this role we are looking for a candidate with a positive and enthusiastic mindset, passion for logistics and strong motivation. A person who will independently serve as main contact for the customer, has the capabilities to build up a strong relationship with all stakeholders involved and provide outstanding customer service. Our ideal candidate is a decisive and flexible problem-solver with a strong hands-on mentality that is used to work in teams, but can also work independently.
Logistics Bachelor/Master degree (at least common ground with Logistics)
Minimum 1 year of relevant experience
Good Microsoft Excel skills
Pre = ERP knowledge
Curious, eager to learn and pro-active attitude
Constructive problem solving skills
Proficient level of Dutch in speaking and writing
Business English in speaking and writing
Ability to prioritize multiple requests and responsibilities in a fast paced environment
Team player, built and maintain strong relationships with stakeholders involved
No 9-5 mentality
What we offer
Great learning environment in one of the fastest growing logistic companies